Linguist / Translator - English to Bahasa Indonesia

Singapore · Localization expand job description ↓



  • This is a 1 year renewable contract position based in Keywords Singapore Studio.


  • Translate, review and proofread texts from English to Bahasa Indonesia.
  • Work closely with other linguists, Project Managers and the Translation team to ensure high standards of linguistic quality in all projects.
  • Create and continually improve glossaries, manage terminologies, create guidelines for the targeted language and perform Quality Assurance tasks.
  • Responsible for delivering the best possible quality translations to Keywords customers
  • Provide support and leadership to junior members of the team to achieve the department objectives and goals.
  • Suggest process improvements that will help achieve the goal of optimal translation quality.
  • Collaborate with linguists in other languages on cross group objectives.
  • Support Vendor Management on reviewing test translations.


  • Educational qualification in translation, linguistics or related field desirable.
  • At least 2 years experience in Translation/Localisation (preferably in the video games or interactive entertainment industry), and/or extensive experience in language, literature, linguistics, or related humanistic fields.
  • Passionate for the interactive entertainment space and close familiarity with the games industry.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in both Bahasa Indonesia and English due to communication and documentation work in specified languages.

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